Suicide: The Ripple Effect” is a feature length documentary film and MOVEMENT, focusing on the devastating effects of suicide and the tremendous positive ripple effects of advocacy, inspiration and hope that are helping millions heal & stay alive. Seen by over 250,000 people already, across 7 countries, this film is having a global impact.
The film highlights the journey of Kevin Hines, who at age 19, attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Today Kevin is a world-renowned mental health advocate, motivational speaker and author who travels the globe spreading a message of hope, recovery and wellness.
The film chronicles Kevin’s personal journey and the ripple effect it has on those who have been impacted by his suicide attempt and his life’s work since. In addition, the film highlights the stories of individuals and families who are utilizing their personal tragedy to bring hope and healing to others.
Wednesday, September 27: 5-8p at SUNY JCC Jamestown at Scharmann Theater (Film 6-730 Panel discussion following).
The viewing of this documentary is brought to you by The Suicide Prevention Alliance of Chautauqua County, The Resource Center, Chautauqua Tapestry, Chautauqua Department of Mental Hygiene, SUNY Fredonia and SUNY JCC.